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Teoría del Crecimiento Económico: Un Debate Inconcluso


  • Francisco Rosende

    () (Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.)


Este documento presenta un enfoque global de los desarrollos recientes en el ámbito de la teoría del crecimiento económico. Los estudios revisados indican, de un modo contundente,que una fracción importante del proceso de crecimiento de las economías obedece a cambios en la productividad global (PG). El autor sugiere que la agenda de investigación de los próximos años debiera estar orientada a la elaboración de una teoría satisfactoria de los cambios en la PG, lo que requiere, como prerrequisito, alcanzar consenso en la metodología para medir esta variable.
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  • Francisco Rosende, 2000. "Teoría del Crecimiento Económico: Un Debate Inconcluso," Documentos de Trabajo 193, Instituto de Economia. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile..
  • Handle: RePEc:ioe:doctra:193

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    1. Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad, 2007. "Crecimiento Económico y Apertura Comercial: Análisis de la Influencia de los Canales
      [Trade Openness and Economic Growth: Analysis of the Channels of Influence]
      ," MPRA Paper 63343, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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    • O40 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - General


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